New York-writer Arthur Garment moves to L.A. to write a book about his hatred of the city and its vapid and superficial culture, however, the longer he remains there, he finds himself growing increasingly fond of it.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Steven Eckholdt ...  Robbie Graham 26 episodes, 1999-2001
Chris Eigeman ...  Arthur Garment 26 episodes, 1999-2001
Evan Handler ...  Shrug 26 episodes, 1999-2001
A.J. Langer ...  Lauren Woods / ... 26 episodes, 1999-2001
Jennifer Grey ...  Jennifer Grey / ... 26 episodes, 1999-2001
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New York-writer Arthur Garment moves to L.A. to write a book about his hatred of the city and its vapid and superficial culture, however, the longer he remains there, he finds himself growing increasingly fond of it.

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

24 March 1999 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA

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1.33 : 1
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Most of the show's episodes are named after famous films. See more »

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Man on Plane: Hey, you're blocking my vision.
Arthur Garment: I'm sorry, I didn't realize you were HAVING a vision.
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Not enough time to develop before they killed it
28 June 2000 | by spiveymSee all my reviews

This was a show from the creators of Seinfeld, and like Seinfeld, it was slow getting off the ground. I liked "it's like, you know...." and I thought it was becoming funnier as the characters settled in and story lines developed. Making fun of L.A. life IS funny to people outside of L.A. Unfortunately ABC killed it before it could reach it's full potential.


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